National Sports

Despite virus-related obstacles, baseball reaches postseason

Sep 28, 2020

The 2020 baseball season began with Juan Soto testing positive for COVID-19

Bubble won't be back for full 2020-21 NHL season

Sep 28, 2020

The NHL is rapidly approaching the finish line of the season and awarding the Stanley Cup after holding an expanded playoff in quarantined bubbles

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Big Ten back in poll, not on field

Sep 28, 2020

There was no way this was going to turn out anything but odd, and it’s not going to get easier

Rough day for quarterbacks Wentz, Cousins, Trubisky, Haskins

Sep 28, 2020

Carson Wentz and Kirk Cousins remained winless

Jimmy Butler was an easy get for NBA Finals-bound Heat

Sep 28, 2020

Jimmy Butler's first season in Miami will end with a trip to the NBA Finals

Tokyo Olympics Q&A: Should athletes be priority for vaccine?

Sep 28, 2020

It’s been six months since the Tokyo Olympics were postponed until next year by the COVID-19 pandemic

Another Falcons collapse: Foles' 3 TDs lead 30-26 Bears win

Sep 28, 2020

The Atlanta Falcons have suffered another historic collapse

Rodgers, Packers unbeaten with 37-30 victory over Saints

Sep 28, 2020

Aaron Rodgers passed for 283 yards and three touchdowns, and the Green Bay Packers remained unbeaten with a 37-30 victory over the New Orleans Saints

Kurt Busch ends 0-for-21 skid to finally win at home track

Sep 27, 2020

Kurt Busch ended an 0-for-21 losing streak at Las Vegas with good timing and then three tremendous restarts

Bills rally to beat Rams 35-32 after blowing 25-point lead

Sep 27, 2020

Josh Allen completed a 3-yard touchdown pass to tight Tyler Kroft with 15 seconds remaining, and the Buffalo Bills survived to beat the Los Angeles Rams 35-32 after squandering a 25-point lead

Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series

Sep 27, 2020

It was exactly one year ago Sunday when Jimmy Butler walked into the Miami Heat practice gym, took a seat on a makeshift stage and said he wanted to be part of the team’s next title run

LeMahieu, Soto batting champs in shortest season in century

Sep 27, 2020

DJ LeMahieu became the first player to win undisputed batting titles in both leagues and Juan Soto the youngest NLchampion as Major League Baseball’s shortest regular season since 1878 ended Sunday

Miami Heat advance to NBA Finals against Los Angeles Lakers, beating Boston Celtics 125-113 in Game 6 of Eastern finals

Sep 27, 2020

Miami Heat advance to NBA Finals against Los Angeles Lakers, beating Boston Celtics 125-113 in Game 6 of Eastern finals

LEADING OFF: Ailing players heal up, Yanks back in Cleveland

Sep 27, 2020

American League playoff teams get only one day off to assess injuries and make roster decisions before the first round begins Tuesday